Category Archive: Travel in Korea

Incheon Traditional Culture Centre

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Not sure what to do whilst waiting for your flight outbound from Incheon Airport? Why not head over to the Traditional Culture Centre in Incheon Airport? Operating Hours: 7:00am-10:00pm Activity Fees: Free (may vary by program) Limited… Continue reading

Donenu Tongsamgyeob

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So recently, the boss got to go back home, to Korea! She had a fair bit of adventures and one of the more important things she experienced was FOOD. Scrumptious, mouthwatering and delicious… Continue reading

Seollal, Korean Lunar New Year

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Similar to Chinese New Year, the date for Korean Lunar New Year or Seollal is never really fixed on the normal Gregorian calendar. They follow the Lunar Calendar instead, which is based on… Continue reading

Changdeok Palace 창덕궁

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One of the Five Grand Palaces, Changdeokgung 창덕궁 is one of the most historical buildings in Korea. Though it was the favourite palace of many princes and kings, the castle has been adorned… Continue reading

Experience the Beauty of Korean Buddhism in Jogyesa 

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Located in Seoul, Jogyesa (조계사 曹溪寺) is the centre of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism. Given that it’s the centre of the biggest Buddhist sect in South Korea, Jogyesa is easily one… Continue reading

Night Out in Hongdae – Modern Day Neverland

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Hongdae (홍대), named after one of the nation’s top fine arts university – Hongik University (홍익대학교) is the cradle of the indie arts and music culture. Located in Mapo-gu, the western end of Seoul,… Continue reading

Getting to Seoul (and other cities) from Incheon Airport

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Know your options on how to get to Seoul city (and other cities) from Incheon Airport!

When is the best time to visit Korea?

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We get asked this a lot. Find out when is the best time to visit this kimchi-wonderland for you.